Armitage Avenue

Police investigate after two men were shot in the parking lot of FoodSmart Urban Market, 2901 W. Armitage Ave. (Credit: Ashlee Rezin for Sun-Times Media)

1 Killed, 1 Injured In Shooting Outside Logan Square Store

Two men, ages 19 and 33, got into a fight with two other males about 11:10 p.m. in the parking lot of FoodSmart Urban Market, 2901 W. Armitage Ave., when one male pulled out a gun and fired shots, police said.


A woman died and three men were injured, including a firefighter, after a fire in this building in Logan Square late Thursday night. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Woman Dead, Two Men Hurt In Logan Square Fire

The woman and two men apparently were squatting in a vacant two-story building in the 3400 block of West Armitage Avenue, when a fire started in the second-floor apartments around 11:40 p.m. Thursday.


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Bloomingdale Trail Work To Close Part Of Ashland This Weekend

Ashland Avenue will be closed to traffic in both directions between North Avenue and Armitage Avenue, from 8 p.m. Friday until no later than 5 a.m. Monday.


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Woman Raped In Gangway In Hermosa

According to a community alert, a 19-year-old woman was walking near Pulaski Road and Armitage Avenue around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, when a man grabbed her and pulled her into a gangway.


Charlie Trotter outside his now closed restaurant. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM Newsradio)

Students Accuse Chef Charlie Trotter Of Kicking Them Out

Celebrity chef Charlie Trotter left a group of After School Matters photography students scratching their heads Thursday night after they said he insulted them and kicked them out of his restaurant


Marie's Rip Tide Lounge (Credit: Facebook)

Bucktown Bar Needs $135,000 By Tuesday To Avoid Possible Closure

A Cook County Circuit Court judge has given the owner of a Bucktown bar until Tuesday to come up with $135,000 — or lose the establishment, which has a history dating back 50 years.

WBBM Newsradio–01/25/2013

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Report: Despite Complaints, Walgreens Expected To Go Ahead On Lincoln Park Church Site

Some neighbors are voicing concerns about a three-story Walgreens drugstore that is now planned for Armitage Avenue in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

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Black Church Moving Out Of Lincoln Park, Walgreens Moving In

Lincoln Park residents are upset that a predominately African American church is leaving the neighborhood in two weeks, and a Walgreens is moving in.



Montreal-Based Tea Café Chain Coming To Chicago

A Canada-based tea café is setting up shop on three fashionable strips in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

Kennedy Expressway Crash

Alcohol Blamed In Deadly Crash On Kennedy Expressway

Alcohol is being blamed in a weekend crash that killed a 23-year-old woman on the Kennedy Expressway.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012

Lincoln Avenue Water Main Break

Water Main Break Shuts Down Lincoln Avenue Near Armitage

Traffic was disrupted early Monday when a water main broke and flooded busy Lincoln Avenue in the Lincoln Park-Old Town neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012


Woman Killed, 7 Others Injured In Crash On Kennedy Expressway

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in a 3-car crash on the Kennedy Expressway Sunday morning that led to the death of a 23-year-old woman.


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Multiple Reports Of Natural Gas Odor In Lincoln Park

Police are investigating multiple reports of a smell of natural gas in and around the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012

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Deer Occupies Enclosed Vacant Lot On Halsted Street

A deer has been holding court in a vacant lot in the Lincoln Park neighborhood for the past two days now.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

ComEd Vault Explosion

ComEd Vault Explosion Shuts Down Grand Avenue On West Side

Busy Grand Avenue was shut down for a time on the city’s West Side Tuesday morning, after an explosion in a ComEd vault blew off a manhole cover.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2012

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Taxi Driver Dies Following Accident In Bucktown

A 57-year-old taxi driver died following an accident Sunday morning in the Near Northwest Side Bucktown neighborhood that may have been caused by a medical condition he suffered.


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Crowds Flock To Park West For Oscar Party

Big crowds showed up for an Oscar-watching party on the at the Park West theater Sunday evening.

WBBM Newsradio–02/27/2012

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Man Fatally Stabbed On Northwest Side

A Logan Square man is dead after being stabbed Saturday night near his Northwest Side home.


Chef Charlie Trotter  (Photo by Rob Loud/Getty Iages)

Charlie Trotter To Close His World-Renowned Chicago Eatery

Charlie Trotter is calling it quits.


Anthony Segura is charged with reckless homicide and reckless driving for crashing a car into three pedestrians, killing one person. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged In Crash That Killed One, Injured 2

A Logan Square charged with reckless homicide for crashing the car he was driving into a group of people, killing one, during a gang-related chase Friday night on the Northwest Side has been ordered held in jail for violation of probation.